Ecological Networks in an Agricultural World

Edited by

  • Guy Woodward, Department of Life Sciences, Imperial College London, UK
  • David Bohan, UMR 1347 Agroécologie, Dijon, France

The theme of this volume is to discuss the Ecological Networks in an Agricultural World. The volume covers important topics such Networking Agroecology, Construction and Validation of Food-webs using Logic-based Machine Learning and Text-mining and Eco-evolutionary dynamics in agricultural networks.


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Ecologists, environmentalists


Book information

  • Published: December 2013
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-420002-9

Table of Contents

  1. Networking Agroecology: Integrating the Diversity of Agroecosystem Interactions
    David A. Bohan, Alan Raybould, Christian Mulder, Guy Woodward, Alireza Tamaddoni-Nezhad, Nico Bluthgen, Michael J.O. Pocock, Stephen Muggleton, Darren M. Evans, Julia Astegiano, François Massol, Nicolas Loeuille, Sandrine Petit and Sarina Macfadyen
  2. Connecting the Green and Brown Worlds: Allometric and Stoichiometric Predictability of Above- and Below-Ground Networks
    Christian Mulder, Farshid S. Ahrestani, Michael Bahn, David A. Bohan, Michael Bonkowski, Bryan S. Griffiths, Rannveig Anna Guicharnaud, Jens Kattge, Paul Henning Krogh, Sandra Lavorel, Owen T. Lewis, Giorgio Mancinelli, Shahid Naeem, Josep Peñuelas, Hendrik Poorter, Peter B. Reich, Loreto Rossi, Graciela M. Rusch, Jordi Sardans and Ian J. Wright
  3. Empirically Characterising Trophic Networks: What Emerging DNA-Based Methods, Stable Isotope and Fatty Acid Analyses Can Offer
    M. Traugott, S. Kamenova, L Ruess, J. Seeber and M. Plantegenest
  4. Construction and Validation of Food Webs using Logic-based Machine Learning and Text Mining
    Alireza Tamaddoni-Nezhad, Ghazal Afroozi Milani, Alan Raybould, Stephen Muggleton and David A. Bohan
  5. Interaction Networks in Agricultural Landscape Mosaics
    François Massol and Sandrine Petit
  6. Eco-Evolutionary Dynamics of Agricultural Networks: Implications for Sustainable Management
    Nicolas Loeuille, Sébastien Barot, Ewen Georgelin, Grigorios Kylafis and Claire Lavigne
  7. Modelling Interaction Networks for Enhanced Ecosystem Services in Agroecosystems
    Philippe Tixier, Nathalie Peyrard, Jean-Noël Aubertot, Sabrina Gaba, Julia Radoszycki, Geoffrey Caron-Lormier, Fabrice Vinatier, Grégory Mollot and Régis Sabbadin